Lawrence University is appreciative of our generous alumni community, and we welcome your engagement with students as they prepare for Life after Lawrence. We are also available to coach alumni with their own careers. If you would like to meet with a career advisor, please contact the Career Center at careercenter@lawrence.edu, or log into Handshake to make an appointment. 

Meet Our Team

We are looking forward to connecting you with Lawrentians! For more information, or to connect with a member of the Career and Community Engagement alumni relations team, please click on the profile links below:  

  • Mandy Netzel, Assistant Director of Employer & Alumni Relations, Career Center  

  • Garrett Singer, Director of the Center for Career and Community Engagement and Social Change

  • Michelle Buchinger, Coordinator for the Career Center & Center for Community Engagement & Social Change

Viking Connect

You can stay connected to students and fellow alumni through our on-line alumni platform, Viking Connect. Students can contact you directly through the platform for mentoring and advice on career exploration, major choice, and more. 

The Viking Connect platform is here for you, too. You can use the platform to connect with over 1,500 registered alumni for your own networking purposes or use the job board to see open opportunities posted by fellow alumni.  

Engage

The Career Center has several ways that alumni can engage with students on campus or virtually. If you would like any more information on these different engagement opportunities, please contact Mandy Netzel, Assistant Director of Employer & Alumni Relations.   

  • Wisconsin Independent Private Colleges Career Consortium (WIPCCC) Workforce Career Fair:  Milwaukee  

  • Tabling 

  • Info Sessions or 1:1 Coffee Conversations 

  • Class or student organization visits or presentations 

  • Student career treks to specific cities or on-site field trips 

  • Mock interviews 

  • Interviewing on campus